CLMRG offers mountaineering course

The China Lake Mountain Rescue Group will offer a course in basic mountaineering beginning June 11 and continuing on each Tuesday and Wednesday evening through July 31 (no class week of July 4).

Tuesday classes involve lectures, show and tell, and hands-on activities. On Wednesdays, students will practice skills in outdoor sessions. Guided day hikes and an overnight hike will also be offered on weekends in July.

To register, please send a check or money order for $35 made out to

CLMRG with your name, address, phone number and email address (or for those without email, send a self-addressed stamped envelope) to CLMRG, Attn: Carol Burge, PO Box 2037, Ridgecrest, CA 93556.

For more information see the CLMRG web site at Or contact Carol Burge at, 760-446-7038, or Nathan Simons at, 760-793-3893.

Story First Published: 2013-06-05